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Species: Epopostruma frosti   (Brown, 1948) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Hexadaceton frosti Brown, 1948e: 120, fig. 2 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Australasia. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Epopostruma: Taylor, 1973 PDF: 26.
See also: Shattuck, in Bolton, 2000: 60.

Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Oceania: Australia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Australasia

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 5 times found in dry sclerophyll, 4 times found in mallee woodland, 3 times found in mallee, 2 times found in Open woodland near roadside, 1 times found in ridge, dry sclerophyll, much low heath scrub, 1 times found in tall gums, 1 times found in tall gums, hillside, 1 times found in good dry sclerophyll.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times Wandoo trunk, 2 times under log, 2 times nocturnal foragers, 2 times nest under lateritic stone, 1 times under small rock under box tree, 1 times Powder bark wandoo trunk, 1 times on mallee, sugar bait at night, 1 times nest in soil and leaf litter, 1 times Marri trunk, 1 times honey bait, tree trunks, moonless night, cold, 1 times honey bait, 11pm, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times Intercept trap, 1 times Bark trap.

Elevations: collected at 548 m

Type specimens:



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